Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut Arrives in the UK on April 26th, North America on April 30th

March 20, 2013Written by Jason Dunning

The North American and UK release dates for Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut have been confirmed by Rising Star Games, with the UK getting it on April 26th and NA a few days later on April 30th. You do have the option of also downloading the title as it will be sold both through stores and the PlayStation Network at launch.

Pre-order bonuses and giveaways associated with Deadly Premonition are pretty one sided in favor of the UK, with exclusive content (unspecified) being offered to anyone who pre-orders it at GAME, Amazon, and a few other independent retailers. Not only that, PlayStation Plus members will also be offered an exclusive pre-order incentive, but that hasn’t been detailed yet either.

Lastly for UK gamers, a limited run of retail copies for Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut are going to come with 30 days of PlayStation Plus.

Turning to North America, participating retailers, which will include Amazon and GameStop, are going to offer “downloadable content so plush, that Agent York (and Zach) will feel like their investigation in the small country town of Greenvale just turned into a vacation.”

In case you’ve missed them, here’s the new features added to Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut:

  • New Scenario – Surprising new scenario from the game’s director, Hidetaka “Swery” Suehiro that will please new and hardcore fans alike
  • HD graphics – complete graphic overhaul with new HD textures
  • Improved Controls – reworked control system and mappable controls allow for an even better combat experience
  • Downloadable content – Expand the mystery beyond the original game and let Agent York (and Zach) live it up in Greenvale

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